City of Perry

5-Year Parks & Recreation Plan Review



Please take notice that the Perry City Council, whose principal place of business and whose address is 203 W. Polly St., Perry, Michigan, will hold a public hearing regarding the Proposed 5-Year Parks and Recreation Plan.

The Proposed Plan will be available for the public to review for 30 days at the City Clerk’s Office & Library. The Plan will also be available digitally at, or Scan the QR Code to the right. Written comments to be included in the proposed 5-Year Parks and Recreation Plan need to be received via email to or by the City Clerk’s office no later than January 15th, 2023 at 3:00pm.

The Public Hearing for the 5-Year Parks and Recreation Plan will be held at the following date and time:

Thursday, January 19, 2023 at 7:15pm. The meeting will be held at Perry City Hall on the first floor in council chambers, located at 203 W. Polly St., Perry, MI, 48872.

If unable to attend Public Hearing, written comments will be received by the City Clerk’s office until January 19, 2023 at 3:00pm and will be read during the Public Hearing.

Posted: December 16, 2022

2022 Christmas Lighting Contest Winners Announced

Thank you to all of our residents spreading Christmas Cheer with your outdoor displays!

The Winners Are:

1st Place: 119 W. First St. – Joel & Carol Crane
2nd Place: 375 N. Clearwater Dr. – Josh & Lyndsey Bohnard
3rd Place: 620 N. Watkins – Scott & Jodie Johnson
4th Place: 315 E. Second St. – Tim & Linda McDaniels
5th Place: 362 Green St. – Cody & Angela Dean

Each home has a sign in their yard identifying their designation – congratulations!

Thank you also to our judges!

Larry & Linda Lambert, Mindy & Tom Galbavi, Debra Graves, Kelly Graves, Fred Maurer & Robert Kittle

Posted: Dec. 14, 2022

Special City Council Meeting Notice

Pursuant to Section 5.3(b) of the Perry City Charter, I as City Clerk am calling a Special City Council Meeting on request of two Councilmembers.  This Special Meeting will be held at the Perry Community Center, 203 W. Polly St., Perry, in the council chambers on Wednesday, December 7, 2022 at 7:00 PM.

The purpose of this meeting will be: 1) Open discussion with the public regarding “The Referendum Petition” concerning the sale of marihuana within the City of Perry.

Posted: Dec. 5, 2022

Perry Food Bank Taking Applications for Holiday Assistance

Deadline to apply is DECEMBER 1ST
The Perry Food Bank and Perry VFW are partnering once again to bring a happier holiday for those folks in Perry Morrice and Shaftsburg who need a helping hand this Christmas, Kwaanza or Hanukkah season.
If you or your family are facing hard times during this economic downturn, we can offer a food gift card, a turkey and toys for children to help round out your holiday festivities.
Two options for signing up:
– call the Food Bank and leave a message: 517-625-6155 extension 6
If you call, PLEASE speak slowly and clearly so we don’t miss your request.
If you Facebook us, please check your FB messages the week of December 5th to set up an appointment.
Volunteers will be calling or messaging you back the first week of December to finalize plans and provide further instructions. Deadline to apply is DECEMBER 1st.
Posted: Nov. 3, 2022